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THE FIRST., Andrus, Clift
1 Andrus, Clift THE FIRST.
First Infantry Division 1945 First Edition; Various Paperback Good+ with no dust jacket 
Red and green cover with 1 and running soldier sillouitte on front carrying an M1 Garand. Cover hs some tears, but is attached to clean contents. Center fold Map of "The Big Red One's" battles throughout Europe. This booklet contains a brief outline of the "Fighting First" division achievements. This is a copy that the soldiers could send home and has censor clearing stamp in front and place for autographs (none given) in back. Covers engagements from Africa, Sicily, U.K., D-Day Normandy, Soissons, Sigrfied Barrier, Aachen, Hurtgen Forest, The Ardennes, The Roer, THe Rhinelind, The race through Germany, The Harz Mountains, Czechoslovikia, Cease Firing, Conclusion, and statistics. Rare copy that survived the war. Book now in archival sleeve to protect condition. 
Price: 69.97 USD
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The Naval Temple: Containing a Complete History of the Battles Fought by the Navy of the United States from its Establishment in 1794, to the Present Time [Including the Wars with France, and with Tripoli, the Late War with Great Britain, and the Algiers, Badger, Barber
2 Badger, Barber The Naval Temple: Containing a Complete History of the Battles Fought by the Navy of the United States from its Establishment in 1794, to the Present Time [Including the Wars with France, and with Tripoli, the Late War with Great Britain, and the Algiers
Boston Barber Badger 1816 1st Edition Thus; First Impression Hardcover Good with No dust jacket as issued 
Original 1816 printing. Brown leather binding has well worn and cracked covers but still attached. Red spine label in good condition. Some yellowing or foxing to pages especially end papers. Engravings in text show some yellowing, but those in back section of book clean and bright. The engravings depict "now legendary battles" Howes K-135. No underlining or highlighting. Sarce if not rare edition. Book now in archival sleeve to protect condition.; Elegant Engravings; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 258 pages 
Price: 149.97 USD
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3 Blumenson, Martin Anzio, The gamble that failed
Philadelphia PA J. B. Lippincott 1963 0313200939 / 9780313200939 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Red cover with silver lettering. Dust has some chips at edges. Dust jacket now in Brodart mylar protective (clear) cover. ; Great battles of history; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 19.97 USD
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4 Bradford, Ned Battles and Leaders of the Civil War
New York , NY The Fairfax Press 1979 0517298201 / 9780517298206 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Fine in Very Good dust jacket 
Green cover. Dust in brodart mylar protective cover! We provide delivery tracking on US orders. ; Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 626 pages 
Price: 8.97 USD
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War Letters  Extraordinary Correspondence from American Wars, Carroll, Andrew (editor)
5 Carroll, Andrew (editor) War Letters Extraordinary Correspondence from American Wars
Scribner 2001 0743202945 / 9780743202947 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
Signed by editor. Looks new. In mylar dust cover. A collection of American War correspondence. Carroll features over 150 letters, complied from more than 50, 000 letters sent to him as part of his Legacy Project. The letters encompass every major conflict from the Civil War to Desert Storm. The letters tell tales of love; famous battles; reflections on the nature of war; rescues; and expressions of fear, loneliness, humour and pariotism. Letters come from such historical figures as Colin Powell, Theodore Roosevelt, George S. Patton, Helen Keller and John F. Kennedy, as well as common soldiers, sailors, nurses, spies, journalists, POWs and family members left at home. ; Photographs; 9.30 X 6.40 X 2 inches; 912 pages; Signed by Editor 
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6 Coffin, Charles Carleton The boys of '76 A history of the battles of the revolution,
New York, NY Harper & brothers 1879 First Impression Hardcover Fair with no dust jacket 
Hardback fair/none illustratee Has been recovered in green library cloth. Chips in some pages. Foxing. Completely illustrated. ; 398 pages; 
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Sharpe's Triumph Richard Sharpe and the BAttle of Assaye, September 1803, Cornwell, Bernard
7 Cornwell, Bernard Sharpe's Triumph Richard Sharpe and the BAttle of Assaye, September 1803
London Harper Collins 1998 0002256304 / 9780002256308 1st UK; First Impression Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
This is not an exlibrary, does not have price clipped, and is in excellent condition. Very clean contents, probably read only once. Now in mylar archival dust cover to preserve condition. Has slight tilt. With the return of the brave English sergeant Richard Sharpe--here, to battle the mercenary forces of the Mahratta confederation in India in 1803--Bernard Cornwell claims his rightful place alongside Patrick O'Brian as a contemporary master of historical narrative. Sharpe's Triumph is a riveting story of betrayal and revenge that showcases the deft blend of suspenseful military adventure and sweeping historical detail that has made each new installment of the Richard Sharpe series a number one bestseller in Great Britain and around the world. In the four years since he earned his sergeant's stripes at the bloody siege of Seringapatam, young Richard Sharpe has lead a peaceful existence. But this relatively easy life meets with a brutal end when he is the sole survivor of a murderous attack at the hands of Major William Dodd, a cold-blooded English officer who has defected from the East India Company to join the mercenary forces of the Mahratta confederation.Sharpe rises from the killing field at Fort Chasalgaon vowing to avenge his dead comrades, even if it means pursuing the turncoat Dodd to the very ends of the continent. It is a quest that takes him deep into the heart of enemy territory, where the accepted rules of engagement have been discarded, where ever-shifting loyalties create an environment of dangerous uncertainty, forcing Sharpe to guard against attacks from enemy and friend.The paths of treachery ultimately lead to the small village of Assaye, where Sharpe's company joins the army of Sir Arthur Wellesley--the future Duke of Wellington--to take on the Mahratta horde. Outnumbered and outgunned, Wellesley bravely seizes an unexpected geographical advantage and charges into the white heat of a battle that will make his reputation. It is a bloody confrontation that will make Sharpe's name, too--but first he must survive the carnage and live to tell the tale of what will be remembered as one of the greatest battles of its century. May have minor dust spotting on top edge from shelf storage over time otherwise as new condition.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 400 pages 
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The Military History of World War II, Volume 1-11 and 14-18, Dupuy, Trevor Nevitt, Col., Retired
8 Dupuy, Trevor Nevitt, Col., Retired The Military History of World War II, Volume 1-11 and 14-18
Franklin Watts, Inc. 1962 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good with No dust jacket as issued 
Not the Complete set. Missing volumes 12 & 13. Red covers with photo insets and white and/or black lettering. May have minor rubs to edges and/ or corners. Contents clean and tight. No dust (as issued) as covers have stunning images appropriate to subject.. 1. European Land Battles 1939-1943 2. European Land Battles 1944-1945 3. Land Battles: N. Africa, Sicily, and Italy 4. The Naval War in the West: The Raiders 5. The Naval War in the West: The Wolf Packs 6.The Air War in the West: Sept.1939-May 1941 7. The Air War in the West: June 1941-April 1945 8. Expansion of Japan in Asia 9. Japanese ambitions in the Pacific 10. Allied Victories in China and Burma 11. The Air War in the Pacific: air power leads the way 14. The Air war in the Pacific: Victory in the air 15. European Resistance Movements 16. Asian and Axis Resistance Movements 17. Combat Leaders of World War II 18. Strategic Direction of World War II These books are written to give a brief overview and history of the battles or conflicts with photos, maps, and diagrams. They are not extensive accounts, but give a concise account of the subjects covered. The author was Born in New York, the son of noted military historian, R. Ernest Dupuy, attended West Point, graduating in the class of 1938. During World War II he commanded a U.S. Army artillery battalion, a Chinese artillery group, and an artillery detachment from the British 36th Infantry Division. It is as a military historian and a theorist that Trevor Dupuy would make a lasting mark on the world. (Wiki); The Military History of World War II; Photographs; 9.13 X 6.57 X 1.11 inches 
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Guadalcanal  The Carrier Battles - Carrier Operations in the Solomons, August-October 1942, Hammel, Eric
9 Hammel, Eric Guadalcanal The Carrier Battles - Carrier Operations in the Solomons, August-October 1942
Crown 1987 0517566087 / 9780517566084 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket Signed by Author
Author signed bookplate. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover and is price clipped. Beautiful scarce collectors grade copy of this book. GUADALCANAL Decision at Sea The Naval Battle of Guadalcanal November 13–15,1942 Eric Hammel Guadalcanal: Decision at Sea is a full-blown examination in vivid detail of the Naval Battle of Guadalcanal, November 13-15, 1942, a crucial step toward America’s victory over the Japanese during World War II. The three-day air and naval action incorporated America’s most decisive surface battle of the war and the only naval battle of this century in which Ameri-can battleships directly confronted and mor-tally wounded an enemy battleship. This American victory decided the future course of the naval war in the Pacific, indeed of the entire Pacific War. Hammel
has brilliantly blended the detailed historical records with personal accounts of many of
the officers and enlisted men involved, creating an engrossing nar-rative of the strategy
and struggle as seen by both sides. He has also included major new insights into crucial
details of the battles, including a riveting account of the American forces’ failure to
effectively use their radar advantage.

Originally published in 1988 as the concluding volume in Eric Hammel’s series of three
independent books focusing on the Guadalcanal campaign and exploring all the elements that made it a turning point of the war in the Pacific, Guadalcanal: Decision at Sea lives up to the high standards and expectations that have marked this author’s many historical
books and articles. Praise for Guadalcanal: Decision at Sea and Eric Hammel “Hammel’s description of surface tactics, naval gunnery, and what happens when the
order to abandon ship is given is vivid and memorable.” —Publishers Weekly

“[Hammel’s] detailed and fast-paced chronicle includes a number of incidents and
anecdotes not found in the more prosaic official histories.” —Sea Power “Meticulously well-researched and scholarly, but still readable. Author Hammel presents
an interesting account of the three-phase battle with frequently gripping ship-by-ship, plane-by-plane, blow-by-blow narratives laden with many human-interest vignettes from
both sides.” —The Hook “[Hammel] mixes action with his history, the result being a highly readable story difficult
to put down.” —Riverside Press-Enterprise

“Hammel’s painstaking reconstruction affords not only a wealth of strategic and tactical
detail but also a full measure of critical judgements. . . . a kaleidoscopic but invariably
intelligible accounts of key actions . . .” —Kirkus Reviews “Hammel does not write dry history. His battle sequences are masterfully portrayed ----Library Journal ; 1.3 x 6.3 x 1.8 Inches; 505 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 47.97 USD
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Guadalcanal Decision at Sea The Naval Battle of Guadalcanal November 13–15,1942, Hammel, Eric
10 Hammel, Eric Guadalcanal Decision at Sea The Naval Battle of Guadalcanal November 13–15,1942
Crown 1988 0517569523 / 9780517569528 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket Signed by Author
Bookplate signed by author. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover. Beautiful scarce collectors grade copy of this book. GUADALCANAL Decision at Sea The Naval Battle of Guadalcanal November 13–15,1942 Eric Hammel Guadalcanal: Decision at Sea is a full-blown examination in vivid detail of the Naval Battle of Guadalcanal, November 13-15, 1942, a crucial step toward America’s victory over the Japanese during World War II. The three-day air and naval action incorporated America’s most decisive surface battle of the war and the only naval battle of this century in which Ameri-can battleships directly confronted and mor-tally wounded an enemy battleship. This American victory decided the future course of the naval war in the Pacific, indeed of the entire Pacific War. Hammel
has brilliantly blended the detailed historical records with personal accounts of many of
the officers and enlisted men involved, creating an engrossing nar-rative of the strategy and struggle as seen by both sides. He has also included major new insights into crucial details of the battles, including a riveting account of the American forces’ failure to effectively use their radar advantage. Originally published in 1988 as the concluding volume in Eric Hammel’s series of three
independent books focusing on the Guadalcanal campaign and exploring all the elements
that made it a turning point of the war in the Pacific, Guadalcanal: Decision at Sea lives up to the high standards and expectations that have marked this author’s many historical books and articles. Praise for Guadalcanal: Decision at Sea and Eric Hammel “Hammel’s description of surface tactics, naval gunnery, and what happens when the
order to abandon ship is given is vivid and memorable.” —Publishers Weekly

“[Hammel’s] detailed and fast-paced chronicle includes a number of incidents and
anecdotes not found in the more prosaic official histories.” —Sea Power

“Meticulously well-researched and scholarly, but still readable. Author Hammel presents
an interesting account of the three-phase battle with frequently gripping ship-by-ship, plane-by-plane, blow-by-blow narratives laden with many human-interest vignettes from
both sides.” —The Hook “[Hammel] mixes action with his history, the result being a highly readable story difficult to put down.” —Riverside Press-Enterprise “Hammel’s painstaking reconstruction affords not only a wealth of strategic and tactical
detail but also a full measure of critical judgements. . . . a kaleidoscopic but invariably
intelligible accounts of key actions . . .” —Kirkus Reviews“Hammel does not write dry history. His battle sequences are masterfully portrayed ----Library Journal ; 1.6 x 6.5 x 6.3 Inches; 480 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 79.97 USD
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From Winchester to Bloody Run Border Raids and Skirmishes in Western Pennsylvania During the Gettysburg Campaign  (Author Signed) (Signed by all authors), Hollingshead, Steve, Whetstone, Jeffrey
11 Hollingshead, Steve, Whetstone, Jeffrey From Winchester to Bloody Run Border Raids and Skirmishes in Western Pennsylvania During the Gettysburg Campaign (Author Signed) (Signed by all authors)
Chartwell Books, Inc. 2005 Second Edition; First Impression Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket 
Historical account of these events from the Civil War along with photos, maps, etc. Signed by both authors. Scarce. "This book is highly readable and yet provides a scholarly review of the numerous bloody battles fought in the fields and forests of the Virginia and Pennsylvania. Great insights into the daily hardships of the average soldier. Excellent in every regard!" review ; Photos & illustrations; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 96 pages; Signed by All Authors 
Price: 32.97 USD
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A Brief History of the 6th Marines., Jones, Gen. William.
12 Jones, Gen. William. A Brief History of the 6th Marines.
Washington, D.C. GPO, 1987. 1987 First Edition; First Impression Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket 
1987 printing. he 6th Marine Regiment (also referred to as "6th Marines") is an infantry regiment of the United States Marine Corps based at Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune, North Carolina. The regiment falls under the command of the 2nd Marine Division of the II Marine Expeditionary Force. The 6th Marines combat history dates back to World War I when they were part of the American Expeditionary Force. They fought in the Pacific Theater in World War II most notably at the battles of Guadalcanal, Tarawa, Saipan, Tinian and Okinawa. More recently, the regiment has seen combat during the Gulf War and in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom. ; Photographs 
Price: 19.97 USD
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Annals of Fort Mackinac Ruggles Edition, Kelton, Dwight H.
13 Kelton, Dwight H. Annals of Fort Mackinac Ruggles Edition
Quincy, MI Kelton & Co.. 1888 Ruggles Edition; Various Paperback Good with No dust jacket as issued Signed by Author
Red paperback with black print. Cover has chips and stitching beginning to loosen with cover almost detached. Contents clean and bright. Author was a Captain in the US. Army. An extensive history of Mackinac Island, the people, and battles with Great Britain. Includes Indian history, historical events, Indian agents, legends, summer residents, etc. Signature of author may be printed? Maps. Advertising section in back of book has beautiful illustrations. This is not a modern reprint or POD. Rare. ; Maps, Drawings, illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Signed by Author 
Price: 95.97 USD
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14 Luvaas, Jay; Nelson, Harold W. The U.S. Army War College Guide to the Battles of Chancellorsville and Fredericksburg
Carlisle, Pa South Mountain Press 1988 0937339024 / 9780937339022 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
We provide delivery tracking to all US orders. ; Guides to Civil War Battles; 1.5 x 8.75 x 6 Inches; 364 pages 
Price: 5.97 USD
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I Wrote You Word  The Poignant Letters of Private Holt, Mumper, James A. (Editor)
15 Mumper, James A. (Editor) I Wrote You Word The Poignant Letters of Private Holt
H.E. Howard Inc. 1993 1561900168 / 9781561900169 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
This is #166 of 1000 from a limited printing. Signed by M. Ellen Bailey the great-granddaughter of Private Holt. She was a Professor at Bridgewater College and a colleague of the editor.. Private Holt was Born in Campbell, Virginia, USA on 31 May 1829 to James F Holt and Sarah Mason. John Lee married Ellen Elizabeth Lawson and had 2 children. He passed away on 3 Jul 1863 at the battle of Gettysburg in the Civil War during Pickett's Charge. He is buried at the Gettysburg National Cemetery in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover. Beautiful scarce collectors grade copy of this book.; Virginia Civil War Battles & Leaders Series; 1 x 9.5 x 6.5 Inches; 158 pages; Signed by Associated 
Price: 69.97 USD
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Original, Compiled and Corrected Account of Burgoyne's Campaign, and the Memorable Battles of Bemis's Heights, Sept. 19, and Oct. 7, 1777, NEILSON, Charles
16 NEILSON, Charles Original, Compiled and Corrected Account of Burgoyne's Campaign, and the Memorable Battles of Bemis's Heights, Sept. 19, and Oct. 7, 1777
Bemis Heights, NY Charles Neilson 1926 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
Reprint of the 1844 edition. Cover worn with discoloration at top of front and back and top of spine fraying. Clean contents. Covers one of the most important battles of the Revolution. 
Price: 17.97 USD
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The Last Ditch, Pry, Peter Vincent
17 Pry, Peter Vincent The Last Ditch
New York Gordon Press 1977 0849013690 / 9780849013690 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Fine with no dust jacket 
Hardcover. Red cover with gold lettering. Do not think it was issued with a dust jacket. Looks new. About six great battles: Zama, Actium, Nicopolis, Culloden Moor, Waterloo, and the Ardennes. ; Gordon Press Military Science series; Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 213 pages 
Price: 26.97 USD
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A history of Marine Fighter Attack Squadron 232, Sambito, William J.
18 Sambito, William J. A history of Marine Fighter Attack Squadron 232
Washington, D. C. History and Museums Divisions Headquarters 1978 First Edition; Various Paperback Very Good with No dust jacket as issued 
The history of Marine Fighter Attack Squadron 232 is a narrative account of the "Red Devil" squadron in action since its beginning in 1925. This publication outlines in chronological oder the battles undertaken during World War II and Vietnam, and tells briefly of the pilots and crewmen and the hardships they endured to carry out their mission.This monograph of Marines in action was edited by the History division for publication using photographs, history, command diaries, and chronologies and from interviews. As such the reader will gain excellent knowldege of the subject to use in research and enjoyment of this important military work. ; 9.69 X 7.44 X 0.10 inches; 40 pages 
Price: 11.97 USD
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The history of pioneer Lexington   1779-1806,, Staples, Charles Richard
19 Staples, Charles Richard The history of pioneer Lexington 1779-1806,
Lexington KY Transylvania press 1939 Later; First Impression Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Red cloth cover. Reprint of the 1939 edition by Staples. A record of Lexington during it's formative years.Lexington, consolidated with Fayette County and often denoted as Lexington-Fayette, is the second-largest city in Kentucky and the 60th-largest city in the United States. By land area, Lexington is the 28th largest city in the United States. Known as the "Horse Capital of the World," it is the heart of the state's Bluegrass region. With a mayor-alderman form of government, it is one of two cities in Kentucky designated by the state as first-class; the other is the state's largest city of Louisville. Lexington was founded by European Americans in June 1775, in what was then considered Fincastle County, Virginia, 17 years before Kentucky became a state. A party of frontiersmen, led by William McConnell, camped on the Middle Fork of Elkhorn Creek (now known as Town Branch and rerouted under Vine Street) at the site of the present-day McConnell Springs. Upon hearing of the colonists' victory in the Battles of Lexington and Concord on April 19, 1775, they named their campsite Lexington. It was the first of many American places to be named after the Massachusetts town.[5] The risk of Native American attacks delayed permanent settlement for four years. ; Kentucky; 361 pages; 
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20 Tunstill, John Discovering wargames; An introduction to table top battles and miniature warfare
England Shire Publications 1969 0852630212 / 9780852630211 First Edition; Second Printing Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket 
Red cover white and black lettering. Scarce book on wargaming. This is a paperback book, probably never issued as hardback. This book is protected by an archival quality sleeve to maintain present condition.; Discovering; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 64 pages 
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